Loretta H. Mikolajczyk, 89, Blue Ridge Trail, Wapwallopen, died Aug. 27, 2017, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp.
Born in Newport Twp. on April 9, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Julia Studniasz Levandowski.
After graduating from Newport High School, Loretta operated a beauty parlor for many years, and for 46 years served as a school bus driver for the Crestwood School District. She was a member of St. Mary’s Church, Dorrance, a life member of St. Theresa’s Guild and the Rosary Society.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Edmund; son, Thomas; and brother, Leonard.
Surviving are her daughter, Andrea Engler and husband, Michael; son, Paul and his wife, Susan; grandchildren, Michael Engler Jr. and wife, Becky, Matthew Engler and Paul Jared Mikolajczyk; a great granddaughter, Hailey Engler; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held from Earl W. Lohman Funeral Home Inc., Nanticoke. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in St. Mary’s Church, Dorrance.
Interment was in the parish cemetery.